Okanogan County has experienced several “notable” dam failures over the years, according to the state Department of Ecology.
Krista Marchand of the Omak FFA chapter was named as the Star Farmer at the recent district evaluation in Pateros.
A 9-year-old bicyclist was hurt March 16 when he rode onto Highway 97 and was hit by a vehicle.
A community engagement fair is planned for 5-7 p.m. Monday, March 27, in the Methow Valley Community Center gym, 201 E. Methow Valley Highway.
Designers have until April 20 to register as participants in the seventh annual Confluence Gallery Trashion Show.
The state Department of Fish and Wildlife plans to conduct controlled burns this spring on parts of three wildlife areas to reduce wildfire risks and enhance wildlife habitat.
The state Department of Transportation is seeking comments on the draft Washington Aviation System Plan.
Drivers planning to use the Keller Ferry to cross the Columbia River via State Route 21 during the upcoming spring break will need to use alternate routes for their travels.
Washington State Patrol troopers and the Okanogan Fire Department investigate a crash on Highway 97 around 2 p.m. March 16 in which a pickup truck and tractor-trailer collided at the intersection with Cameron Lake Road.
The Spokane office of the National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather outlook for portions of Okanogan County, and a flood warning for portions of eastern Washington, including Ferry County.
The Northeast Tri County Health District announced they were informed of a raw sewage discharge into Granite Creek.
A local man was killed and his passenger injured in a single-vehicle accident about one mile south of town Wednesday, March 15.
As the end of winter approaches, millions of Americans will face pricey vehicle repairs from rust damage caused by chemicals used to de-ice roadways.
Average retail gasoline prices in across the state have risen 4.1 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.83 Sunday, according to GasBuddy.com.
Omak Stampede dates for this year have been moved up to July 4 and 5, reported president Paul Maley in 1942.
- Conconully resort
- Responsible spending
- Love that dam
- Is it vandalism?
- No new dam site
- Better notifications
- Caught in the act
- ATV lawsuit
- Change in management
- CEO resigns